> Connect the DSL modem to a switch or hub, and connect several > machines to that, each configured statically to use the /29 subnet > which your ISP is making available to you. > > This is assuming your DSL modem deals with any PPPoE/PPPoA login > stuff itself...if not, you might have to get a broadband router or > config a FreeBSD box to do the PPPoE stuff and then route the subnet > internally (perhaps using RFC-1918 addresses via natd & the > redirect_address directive).
Very helpful. Thanks Chuck. What decides which IP will go to each machine? The router? If so what kind of router is that called? What is the term I can search google on this to learn more? _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"